Definition of arbitration noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

arbitration

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˌɑrbəˈtreɪʃn//
 
[uncountable]
 
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the official process of settling an argument or a disagreement by someone who is not involved Both sides in the dispute have agreed to go to arbitration. Trade unions want the question referred to arbitration.
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